WoW Monopoly, Starcraft Risk coming soon

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  1. Guild McCommunist

    Guild McCommunist (not on boat)

    May 6, 2009
    United States
    The Danger Zone

    Iconic Blizzard franchises World of Warcraft and Starcraft are each making their way to tables everywhere with new Monopoly and Risk games, respectively.

    For all World of Warcraft fans, you can vote on which pieces make the cut for the Monopoly game at their Facebook page.The game will retail for around $40 in America in specialty stores.

    The new Risk edition of Starcraft will debut during the summer for around $50 at retail. For collector's or enthusiasts of Blizzard games or classic board games, these are definitely worth checking out.

    :arrow: Source

    Normally I wouldn't be interested enough in an article like this to make a full post, but I had to for at least two different jokes for each franchise, respectively.
    1. I thought World of Warcraft already played Monopoly.
    2. I really think Starcraft should've just had a Warhammer 40k set. Oh wait, they already did.
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  2. Hells Malice

    Hells Malice Are you a bully?

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    Apr 9, 2009
    Now how the hell are they gonna make Monopoly casual.

    EDIT: I wonder if you have to do raids for Park Place and Boardwalk
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  3. Skelletonike

    Skelletonike ♂ ♥ Gallant Pervert ♥ ♀

    Dec 26, 2008
    Steam City
    Meh.. I'm pretty happy with my normal Monopoly and Risk game... Also... I can kinda see Starcraft working on Risk, seeing as it has war and all that... But Warcraft and Monopoly? I don't see how that would work very well.
  4. Tom Bombadildo

    Tom Bombadildo Tom BombaDadlo

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    I forgot
    Ehh, it was bound to happen. I'm good with my classic Monopoly board, that shit's cool.
  5. InuYasha

    InuYasha Professional Coke Fiend

    Dec 8, 2007
    United States
    Seems to be another sad attempt at keeping these games around...hell I'ver never even played risk,I have nothing against board games but do you really have to slap a new face plate on these games? esp. monopoly, that game has been milked to death...
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  6. Gahars

    Gahars Bakayaro Banzai

    Aug 5, 2011
    United States
    New Jersey
    To be fair, there's a monopoly game for everything; I'm just surprised that it took this long for WoW to get its own version.

    As for the Risk game, I just want to see how they'll handle zerg rushes. They're going to need a lot of pieces...
  7. Hyro-Sama

    Hyro-Sama I'm from the fucking future.

    Oct 25, 2009
    After Earth
    Please tell me you can tech in Risk.
  8. marksteele

    marksteele GBAtemp Advanced Fan

    Jan 16, 2011
    well risk already works on starcraft so starcraft should prolly work on risk.

    I will only play warcraft monopoly if theres PvP
  9. Sora de Eclaune

    Sora de Eclaune Baby squirrel, you's a sexy motherfucker.

    Feb 15, 2011
    United States
    123 Fake Street
    What's next? A board game where you spawn camp all the noobs with AK47s?

    Oooh oooh ooh! I have an idea! Real life wizard's chess. Also the pieces move by themselves.
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